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Shoyoen Teien
Name:Shoyoen Teien 



 
Alternate Name:Shouyouen, Rinno-ji, Rinnoji 
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City:Nikko 
State:Tochigi-ken 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=36.75; long=139.61667
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Contruction Date:c. 1648 
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Added to JGarden:12/26/2000 
Last Updated:12/26/2000 
JGarden Description:Rinnoji is a Tendai temple. It's garden was is thought to have been built around 1648. It is a relatively large garden with a view of Mt. Nantai and an east-west oriented pond surrounded by a path. Some of the garden has been altered ove the years, but much of the original remains including rock formation on the island and a treasured five-tiered stone lantern. 




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